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The Lobster Place

75 9th Ave, Chelsea Market, New York City, NY 10011-7006
+1 212-255-5672
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (124 reviews)
“chowder” (47 reviews)
“seafood” (158 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 21:00All hours
Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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75 9th Ave, Chelsea Market, New York City, NY 10011-7006
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here because of all the good reviews of their lobsters. It really was a very exciting place, with all your seafood-heart might desire. It is an expensive experience, 2 small lobsters, 1 portion of potatoes and 2 lemonades = 74 dollars (503 kr...More

Thank MariaSalgaard
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate at the related restaurant next door to the market. The Lobster rolls and clam chowder were to die for. Unfortunately so was the noise level in that tiny restaurant. Maybe we were seated between two extremely loud tables, but the noise level outside in...More

Thank Bestboy12
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fresh, vibey, excellent service, great range of oysters - must visit if you are in the area, walking the high line or at Chelsea Market

Thank PatrickSym
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I encourage every seafood love to go here for some kind of seafood. Fresh fresh and fresh. It is not cheap. This is not an affordable location we paid $85 for the two of us for lobster wine and a crab leg. Other than price...More

Thank ruggedmtn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it here! the whole vibe of the market is great and the lobster here was the best! Very busy and you have to fight for a place to eat but worth it!!

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Market/Restaurant has a ton of options. We got a 2lb Lobster and it did not disappoint. Initially the order seemed to have gotten misplaced but they quickly fixed it. Fresh drawn butter, and we stood at one of the upright tables. On the side....More

Thank JEATS1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After watching a few Youtube videos on this place, I decided to give it a shot and let me say that it did not disappoint. Located within the Chelsea Market, Lobster Place has a large variety of seafood. My boyfriend and I decided to try...More

Thank MsPiggie89
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get a lobster roll or lobster fried rice as I did. Tons of people getting the steamed lobster. Very very tasty. Only wish there was more lobster in the lobster fried rice. Clean and not expensive.

Thank Misonix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you have an appetite or not this is a must see to tour at the Chelsea market. There are easily over a hundred fresh seafood items for sale; take home or eat in. move slowly and learn about the many varieties of seafood and...More

Thank travelbob1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience. This is a very cool seafood market with plenty of options. The chowder and the sushi was very tasty. That is a pricey place but if you're into seafood and in Manhattan this is a must check out.

Thank Guy G
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We're going soon to NYC and would like to know what this place is like.
13 February 2015|
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Response from moonstoneBA | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely worth stopping by. An interesting experience. The place is always crowded. The food is fresh, and they offer seafood and fish variety. You can eat there or prder to go.
I just booked a reservation for January 19 - 22 and I'm a IHG Rewards member. Will I automatically be placed on a high floor? If not, how do I make this request in advance? Thank you
21 January 2015|
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Response from Ed G | Reviewed this property |
This is a seafood restaurant, not a hotel, more like a market with a clam bar and open seating. Very fresh fish and great NE clam chowder. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 9th Ave, Chelsea Market, New York City, NY 10011-7006
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-255-5672
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